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A wrench having interchangeable sockets to fit over nuts and bolts of different sizes.
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(Tools) a wrench having a handle onto which socketed heads of various sizes can be fitted. Also called: socket set
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a box wrench with a socket that is an extension of the shank.
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|Noun||1.||socket wrench - a wrench with a handle onto which sockets of different sizes can be fitted|
socket - receptacle where something (a pipe or probe or end of a bone) is inserted
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